Level Up Aug15

Level Up

Full Breakfast Productions and New Celts Productions The Space on the Mile – until August 24th (4 / 5) The State wants to nudge people in the right direction, to make sure they fulfil their civic responsibilities. It’s important that people take out the recycling, and don’t...

Bottoms Up! Aug14

Bottoms Up!

Minotaur Theatre Company The Space on the Mile – until August 17th (5 / 5) Register a religion and you can get charitable status from the government. Know what that means? Pay no taxes! Unless of course the Inland Revenue investigate you and say you’ve got 24 hours to prove to...

One Giant Leap Aug14

One Giant Leap

Chevron Theatre The Space on the Mile – until August 24th (3 / 5) What lengths is the head of NASA willing to go to ensure the Soviets don’t win the space race? One Giant Leap is a charming and humorous new musical in honour of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, in which an...

Bull Aug13

Bull

Arbery Productions The Space on Niddry Street – until August 24th (2 / 5) Bull is a Mike Bartlett Masterpiece. A psychological drama about subtle bullying in the workplace. Tony and Isobel mercilessly taunt and tease Thomas, undermining his self-esteem and even his sanity. Sadly...

Woyzeck Aug13

Woyzeck

Missing Cat Greenside @ Infirmary Street – until August 17th (2 / 5) What is it like to be Franz Woyzeck? Feverish, lost in a time and place, betrayed and frustrated. Missing Cat brings this to the stage for the audience to experience. Woyzeck is a soldier, no money to get married to...

Darren McGarvey AKA Loki: Scotland Today Aug12

Darren McGarvey AKA ...

In association with Vivienne Clore / The Stand Comedy Club New Town Theatre – until August 25th (4 / 5) Anyone who says money isn’t going to make you happy is not going to be made happy by anything. It’s funny how the lower your social class the more likely you are to be...

Einstein Aug11

Einstein

Pip Utton Theatre Company Pleasance Courtyard – until August 25th (3 / 5) Knowledge is limited – Imagination is boundless It all starts with a thought experiment. Close your eyes and imagine that you are out in the depths of space. Pip Utton is here to take your mind to the deep...

Pool (no water) Aug10

Pool (no water)

Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group The Royal Scots Club – until August 10th (3 / 5) It is perverse, it is hilarious, it is… true. One girl in a group of artists makes it and becomes famous. Friendships are of course over immediately, but it would not be proper to say it out...

Now That’s What I Call Brexit! Aug09

Now That’s Wha...

Blowfish Theatre Gilded Balloon Patter Hoose – until August 26th (5 / 5) Where else can you see Rees-Mogg as portrayed as an evil fishnet-clad overlord, summoned from the deep reaches of hell to the morose tones of Gregorian-inspired latin cabaret… It has to be in Blowfish...

Adam Smith: The Invisible Hand Aug07

Adam Smith: The Invi...

Kirkcaldy 4 All Panmure House – until August 25th (3 / 5) Adam Smith, often credited as “the father of modern economics” – if not indeed the first economist, popularised the until then obscure notion that the interest of individuals were harmonious, and that for one to...

Smoke Aug05

Smoke

Bound By Theatre ZOO Playground – Playground 3 – until August 26th (4 / 5) What if you met your capricious bosses daughter at a swingers party? What if you could tell your dads slightly nerdy under-achiever of an intern could provide you with something you’ve been looking...

Bull Aug05

Bull

Cold Pizza Productions and New Celts Productions The Space on the Mile – until August 24th (4 / 5) Bull is a dark psychological play about subtle victimisation and gas-lighting in the work place. Mike Bartlett’s writing is merciless, cutting and sadly seems to reveal some deep,...

Flowers for Algernon Aug04

Flowers for Algernon

American High School Theatre Festival Central Hall – until August 7th (4 / 5) Daniel Keyes masterpiece of a novel is brought to life by these young, enthusiastic players. Charlie Gordon was born with a mental impairment. A new experimental procedure promises the hope of at last being...

Shadows Aug03

Shadows

Want the Moon Theatre ZOO Playground – Playground 1 – until August 26th (3 / 5) James is a weird guy. He’s not very demonstrative, but it often seems like he’s flirting with Nat. At least she thinks he’s flirting with her. Or is he? It’s hard to tell. Each...